Burns & McDonnell Staff Mechanical Engineer in Houston, Texas
Burns & McDonnell is considered a leading consultant in the refined product terminals and hydrocarbon process industry. We have been and are engaged in terminal projects both large and small nationwide. The Terminals & Pipelines department executes projects for major oil companies and other industrial clients, including pipeline terminals and truck loading facilities.
Successful candidate would be experienced in the design and construction of refined product terminals and/or pipelines, potentially including:
Familiarity with relevant industry standards including API 610, 650, 653, ASME B31.3 and B31.4, NFPA 30 and DOT Part 195
Familiarity with refined products such as gasoline, diesel, jet fuel, ethanol and biodiesel
Layout design and details for API storage tanks
Design of truck load racks and associated pumping and piping systems
Design of additive storage, supply and blending systems
Pipeline hydraulic modeling
Pipeline booster pumping stations
Candidate should be capable of executing complex assignments requiring the use of advanced techniques, resulting in the development of new or improved processes, equipment and/or technological methods. May develop and evaluate plans for major projects. May assess feasibility or soundness of proposed applications when data is insufficient or testing is advisable. May coordinate departmental or divisional project studies, reports or project design assignments. Progressive design and project management responsibilities. Provide leadership, guidance and instruction to less experienced staff members. Regularly meets and corresponds with clients or outside personnel. Some marketing responsibilities. Other duties as assigned.
Experience/familiarity with industrial piping systems and equipment including pumps, valves, storage tanks and accessories. Layout of P&IDs, mechanical system control arrangements, layout of equipment pads and valve manifolds. System hydraulics and piping stress analysis. Familiarity with fuel receipt, storage and dispensing systems. Proactive, self performer desired.
Bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering from accredited program. Minimum 3 years related experience. Prefers with experience with other consulting firms and/or construction contractors. Excellent written & verbal communication skills. Strong analytical and problem solving skills. This position requires an individual capable of applying intensive and diversified knowledge of principles and practices to broad areas of assignments. Must be capable of devising new approaches to problems encountered. Completion of FE exam.
Job Mechanical Engineering
Primary Location US-TX-Houston
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
About Burns & McDonnell
Burns & McDonnell is making the world a better place every day. When we take on some of the world’s toughest challenges, we’re putting the industry’s best thinking to work, striving to create amazing success for our clients and amazing careers for our employee-owners. Our staff of more than 7,000 engineers, architects, construction professionals, scientists, consultants and business professionals is constantly growing.
We have offices and projects across the U.S. and around the globe. We are proud to rank among FORTUNE magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For. Our culture, powered by 100% employee ownership, plays a major role in getting us there. Each employee brings a high level of commitment to every project. Clients have shown their appreciation of this dedication, rewarding us with a 90% repeat business rate and decades-long partnerships. That’s pretty cool for a firm that started as a small engineering consulting shop back in 1898.
At Burns & McDonnell, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference while fulfilling your personal and professional ambitions. Our entrepreneurial culture lets you guide your destiny and shape the path your career travels. And with hundreds of service specialties, your career and development options are endless.
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Burns & McDonnell is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans
Req ID: 171674